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dissemble

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1 to present a false appearance of

  • he dissembled happiness at the news that his old girlfriend was getting married—to someone else
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make believe

2 to take on a false or deceptive appearance

  • children learn to dissemble at a surprisingly early age
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make a pretense, make a show, make believe, put on an act, put up a front



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